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Name Official number Flag IMO
BARON DOUGLAS  92879  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  08/09/1888  10/1888 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  214 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2560 grt / 1606 nrt / 302.3 ft  40.2 ft  23.5 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (22, 35½, 57 x 42in), 211nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hugh Hogarth, Ardrossan  Ardrossan  01/11/1888 
Other names
1899 OROZCO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1898 Hogarth Shipping Co. Ltd., Ardrossan
1899 Cia Cantabrica de Nav. - Orbe & Gobeo, Bilbao. Spain 
Vessel history

Completed by Murdoch & Murray when B&G were insolvent.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1915  Foundered 25/02/1915 
Disposal Detail
Foundered about 50 miles off La Rochelle on passage Bilbao for Middlesbrough with iron ore. 
 

 



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